Belief in Heaven among who do not believe in Hell by metro area (2014) Switch to: Metro area among who do not believe in Hell by belief in heaven

% of who do not believe in Hell who …in heaven

Metro areaBelieveDon't believeOther/don't knowSample size
Atlanta Metro Area40%55%6%149
Baltimore Metro Area34%64%2%111
Boston Metro Area23%69%9%281
Chicago Metro Area37%58%5%359
Dallas/Fort Worth Metro Area43%51%6%192
Detroit Metro Area41%52%6%123
Houston Metro Area44%52%4%165
Los Angeles Metro Area35%60%5%493
Miami Metro Area38%56%6%203
Minneapolis/St. Paul Metro Area43%55%2%140
New York City Metro Area37%59%4%811
Philadelphia Metro Area39%58%3%311
Phoenix Metro Area42%53%5%154
Providence Metro Area36%60%5%158
Riverside, CA Metro Area30%65%5%120
San Diego Metro Area31%68%2%138
San Francisco Metro Area22%73%4%302
Seattle Metro Area25%65%9%183
Tampa Metro Area35%54%11%126
Washington, DC Metro Area32%62%5%430
Sample sizes and margins of error vary from subgroup to subgroup, from year to year and from state to state. You can see the sample size for the estimates in this chart on rollover or in the last column of the table. And visit this table to see approximate margins of error for a group of a given size. Readers should always bear in mind the approximate margin of error for the group they are examining when making comparisons with other groups or assessing the significance of trends over time. For full question wording, see the survey questionnaire.

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